Education and discussion have always been essential components of medical care. Advances in telecommunications technology in the past decade made it easy for healthcare professionals to keep up-to-date with the latest medical developments, since the large and increasing number of technical, scientific, and biomedical resources can be accessed through the Internet today. Medical organizations offer extensive databases and online services, medical school websites and educational institutes create comprehensive e-learning resources in various fields for all levels of healthcare professionals, from nurses to doctors. Latest evidence-based clinical information and peer-reviewed research are nowadays publicly accessible in electronic form 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Of particular interest to the medical community are clinical care guidelines, journals and scholarly publications and case studies. If you are interested in keeping your healthcare skills sharp, click on the following links for excellent resources for healthcare professionals: